What you need to know about the most powerful earthquakes recorded.
French telecom company Orange is investigating a rash of staff suicides, a majority of which have been linked to work.
Indonesian officials are racing against the clock to save an Indonesian woman on death row in Saudi Arabia from being executed this weekend.
Nick Glass meets Formula One engineer David Barford who has developed a unique pedal plane called Betterfly.
Iraqi security forces on Thursday thwarted an al Qaeda splinter group's attack on a military base in central Iraq, killing 40 gunmen, Iraq's interior ministry said.
Can music heal the rift of revolution and conflict in Egypt? CNN's Reza Sayah meets the Egyptian band trying.
Police say a woman is presumed "taken" by a large shark while swimming. Australia's Seven Network has more.
Ellen Brennan is the only female competitor in the World Wingsuit League.
The number of Syrian refugees in Lebanon has passed 1 million, the United Nations' refugee agency said Thursday, making up almost a quarter of the country's resident population.
A shadowy extremist group calling itself Soldiers of Egypt, or Agnad Masr, claimed responsibility Thursday for three blasts outside Cairo University that killed an Egyptian police brigadier general and injured five others.
Thai scrapyard workers accidentally detonated a suspected World War II-era bomb Wednesday, killing seven and injuring 19 after attempting to cut into it with a blowtorch.
Spectacular glaciers in Uganda's Rwenzori Mountains could be gone within 20 years.